MRO Production


Plymouth, US

Entry Level:  Career Starters (0-3 years)
Function:  Production & Operations

Job Responsibilities:

  • Represents maintenance department in a professional, courteous and helpful manner
  • Procurement of MRO items and services
  • Evaluates quotations and processes purchase orders to suppliers as approved by Department Managers
  • Negotiates prices / verifies discounts with MRO suppliers to maximize company savings
  • Investigates time delays and resolves procurement / delivery issues
  • Processes purchase requisitions into purchase orders in SAP per managers signed approval
  • Maintains and updates departmental files, reports, logs, etc.
  • Handle and maintain confidential information in a private, discreet, and professional manner
  • Attend meetings as appropriate
  • Purchase, distribute and maintain adequate levels of supplies for the maintenance department and production
  • Coordinate the timely flow of information and paperwork throughout maintenance department, MRO and company
  • Develops and maintains a positive and ethical relationship with suppliers
  • Know, understand, and utilize IATF, ISO 14001, and APQP procedures pertaining to job responsibilities
  • Interfaces with accounting regarding supplier payment / invoice discrepancy issues
  • Completes special projects / assignments as requested
  • Select suppliers from approved suppliers list / solicit new suppliers as required that meet or exceed performance expectation
  • Maintain supplier base and perform procurement duties as an agent of the company


Education & Experience:

  • High School diploma/GED equivalent
  • Some college and/or certified clerical / purchasing training preferred
  • Purchasing or Buyer experience within Manufacturing or Automotive
  • Excellent computer skills and knowledgeable of various software packages
  • Excellent verbal, written, interpersonal, grammar, spelling, proofreading and organizational skills required
  • Ability to handle confidential information in a discreet, private, and professional manner
  • Incumbent must be honest, reliable, independent, self motivated and a good decision maker
  • Work generally performed in an office environment with minimal exposure to unpleasant and/or hazardous working conditions
  • Working knowledge of SAP database and related programs




Webasto is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate against  race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran or military status, or any other legally protected status. 

Nearest Major Market: Boston